he is very popular young actor.
He started getting attention in the 1998 movie "Titanic" where he played Jack. DiCaprio, the sexy hunk with blue bedroom eyes, became the heartthrob of the moment.
The Man In The Iron Mask - In his second film of 1998, "The Man In The Iron Mask", Leo has dual roles of Louis XIV of France and his twin brother, Phillippe. That's double Leo! For the film, Leonardo had to learn to fence and dance At first the mask was claustrophobic, but he became used to it after a short time. "The Man In The Iron Mask" is opening extremely wide and is expected to have an excellent opening weekend. Opening weekend of Iron Mask marked the first time this decade when one star, Leonardo DiCaprio, had the top two films at the box office.
Titanic - He started 1998 in the role of Jack Dawson , a young man in love with society girl Rose DeWitt Bukater (Kate Winslet) in the recent blockbuster "Titanic". That movie has now made Leonardo a household word with a legion of fans.
Before Titanic - This talented 23-year old has been winning the hearts of young women since his days on the TV Series "Growing Pains" in 1991. Following were some 13 movies including an Oscar nomination and Golden Globe nomination for his role of Arnie Grape in the 1993 film "What's Eating Gilbert Grape?" In 1996 he wowed audiences in the remake of the romantic classic "Romeo and Juliet", and also as Maryl Streep's troubled son "Hank" in the alternately touching and funny film "Marvin's Room."
Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio
November 11, 1974
Los Angeles, CA
1998 - Blockbuster Entertainment Award - Favorite Actor - Drama - "Titanic"Nominations
1999 - People's Choice Award - Favorite Motion Picture ActorAwards
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Canet, Leonardo DiCaprio, Staffan Kihlbom, Virginie Ledoyen, Magnus Lindgren,
Victoria Smurfit, Tilda Swinton.
"The Chet Baker Story" - 2000 release with Leonardo DiCaprio
as Chet Baker.
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